chloride

chloride (klor´Id)

A compound containing chlorine, at a valence of -1, as in the salts of hydrochloric acid.
carbamylcholine c. a cholinomimetic drug which reacts with and activates both muscarinic and nicotinic receptors. It is slowly hydrolyzed and thus its effects far outlast those of acetylcholine. Used medically to stimulate smooth muscle, as in paralytic ileus following surgery.

 

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